Agent Name

Tetrabutylammonium perchlorate

CAS Number

1923-70-2

Formula

C16-H36-N.Cl-O4

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Butanaminium, N,N,N-tributyl-, perchlorate; [ChemIDplus] Tetra-n-butylammonium perchlorate; [MSDSonline] UN1479

Category

Perchlorates

Description

White powder; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An eye irritant; [eChemPortal: ERMA] An oxidizing agent that may cause fire on contact with combustible materials; May explode if heated; An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "PERCHLORATES."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Oxidizing solid, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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